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housing for the elderly or infirm in which meals, medical care, and other assistance is available to residents

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Usage examples (36)
  • Meet the home-health-care worker, or tour the assisted-living site.
  • Just a handful transfer to a nursing home or assisted-living facility.
  • Adjacent to these facilities you might find assisted-living apartments.
  • Next, she was moved to an assisted-living facility, where she fell, twice.
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